The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

CheckPoint
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 127 122
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 18 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.67% 1.24% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 2.66% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 22
Median salary £58,000 £35,250 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.53% -31.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £33,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -4.25%  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1008 1316 1286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 37.43% 46.47% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 630 718 835
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Scotland

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Scotland.

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Scotland

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Scotland over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Scotland

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -20 14 £60,000 +73.91% 4
Glasgow +10 2 £41,250 +8.55% 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £33,000 -
CheckPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 19 (63.33%) Firewall
3 18 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (53.33%) F5
4 16 (53.33%) Fortinet
5 15 (50.00%) Network Security
5 15 (50.00%) CCNP
5 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 9 (30.00%) BGP
7 9 (30.00%) Windows
8 8 (26.67%) LAN
8 8 (26.67%) Finance
8 8 (26.67%) OSPF
8 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
9 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) Retail
10 5 (16.67%) Network Design
10 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
11 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
11 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (13.33%) ITIL
11 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
11 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 4 (13.33%) DNS
11 4 (13.33%) SAN
11 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
11 4 (13.33%) IBM
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) Firewall
2 18 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (50.00%) Network Security
4 9 (30.00%) BGP
5 8 (26.67%) LAN
5 8 (26.67%) OSPF
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (13.33%) DNS
7 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
7 4 (13.33%) SAN
7 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.00%) BIG-IP
8 3 (10.00%) DHCP
8 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (10.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (10.00%) VPN
8 3 (10.00%) WAN
8 3 (10.00%) Wireless
9 2 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Network Specialist
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Design Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Firewall Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Network Design
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Information Security
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Compliance Management
4 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) SIEM
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) CCNP
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.33%) CCIE
3 3 (10.00%) CCSE
4 2 (6.67%) CCSA
4 2 (6.67%) CCSP
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.33%) Nessus
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 16 (53.33%) F5
2 16 (53.33%) Fortinet
3 10 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 4 (13.33%) IBM
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.00%) Avaya
6 3 (10.00%) VMware
7 2 (6.67%) Juniper
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Splunk
8 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
8 1 (3.33%) Citrix
8 1 (3.33%) EMC
8 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.33%) Qualys
8 1 (3.33%) Sophos
8 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
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